The Twelfth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Thursday, November 18th to Sunday, November 21st 2021

Literature Unmasked

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Tilottama Shome

Writer & Translator, India

Tilottama Shome is a writer and a translator from Bengali and English. She is an architect by training a wanderer by profession. Bengali literature has been a favourite genre of hers and

she is delighted to be able to translate a well-loved title for a wider audience. Her early childhood days were spent in Calcutta when she spent a lot of time reading children’s fiction, both Bengali and English. She is interested in all things historical and old,  and is widely travelled around the world.



  • 19th November
  • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm

The story of two very out-of-tune musicians
For ages : 7-10

Tilottama Shome

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